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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-LOCATION

How far did you travel (one way) to receive prenatal care?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Less than 15 miles 15-30 miles More than 30 miles
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1438 969 67.0 63.9-70.0 359 25.5 22.8-28.5 110 7.5 5.9- 9.4
Age
< 20 years 153 117 75.7 65.2-83.8 27 18.3 11.3-28.3 9 6.0 2.5-13.6
20-24 years 394 260 63.8 57.5-69.6 106 29.8 24.3-35.8 28 6.5 4.0-10.4
25-34 years 710 477 67.0 62.7-71.1 178 25.4 21.7-29.5 55 7.6 5.5-10.3
35+ years 181 115 66.7 57.5-74.9 48 22.4 15.6-31.0 18 10.9 6.2-18.3
Race
White 986 637 64.3 60.6-67.9 261 27.0 23.8-30.5 88 8.7 6.7-11.1
Black 390 290 75.0 68.5-80.5 81 21.4 16.3-27.7 19 3.6 1.8- 7.0
Other 62 42 70.4 55.1-82.2 17 22.2 12.2-36.9 3 7.4 2.4-20.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 141 88 59.6 49.7-68.8 41 30.3 22.1-40.0 12 10.1 5.4-18.1
No 1294 879 68.1 64.8-71.2 317 24.8 21.9-27.9 98 7.1 5.5- 9.1
Education
< High School 304 219 69.4 62.3-75.7 69 24.8 19.0-31.6 16 5.8 3.2-10.4
High School 428 273 62.9 56.9-68.6 126 31.4 26.0-37.2 29 5.7 3.5- 9.2
> High School 705 477 68.5 64.2-72.6 164 22.2 18.6-26.1 64 9.3 7.0-12.3
Marital Status
Married 907 593 65.4 61.5-69.0 238 25.9 22.6-29.6 76 8.7 6.7-11.2
Other 531 376 70.0 64.6-74.9 121 24.8 20.2-30.0 34 5.2 3.2- 8.3
Income
15,999 or less 386 267 68.6 62.2-74.3 95 25.2 20.0-31.4 24 6.2 3.7-10.3
16,000-24,999 192 125 67.5 58.8-75.2 50 24.0 17.3-32.4 17 8.4 4.7-14.8
25,000-39,999 208 128 61.1 52.5-69.0 58 28.8 21.8-37.1 22 10.1 6.1-16.4
40,000 or more 499 341 68.1 63.0-72.9 122 24.9 20.6-29.8 36 7.0 4.7-10.2
WIC recipient
No 746 507 68.4 64.2-72.4 182 23.9 20.4-27.9 57 7.6 5.6-10.3
Yes 685 457 65.3 60.5-69.7 176 27.6 23.4-32.2 52 7.2 5.0-10.1
Medicaid recipient
No 695 471 67.4 63.1-71.5 173 24.5 20.9-28.6 51 8.0 5.9-10.9
Yes 743 498 66.6 62.0-70.8 186 26.5 22.6-30.8 59 6.9 4.9- 9.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 650 442 68.6 65.1-72.0 157 23.8 20.7-27.1 51 7.6 5.9- 9.8
2500+ grams 788 527 66.9 63.5-70.1 202 25.7 22.7-28.9 59 7.5 5.8- 9.5

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 22MAR05

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